The chinese alchemists invented gunpowder. The invention of gunpowder was made by a good mistake. The alchemists were trying to make a potion for life and death for people. There was a explosion instead of a potion when they tested the experiment with gunpowder. Gunpowder consists of potassium nitrate, sulfur,and charcoal. When they found out that gunpowder explodes they used it for their army’s weapons to fight and invade other bases. They used gunpowder to kill people when they did not follow the that was given to them.Gunpowder was used to make cannons fire cannon balls and arrows to gain glory for china. They used gunpowder to make bombs to blow up other countries that they fought in wars. They had made different guns from gunpowder. The chinese made firecrackers to celebrate a happy new year.Gunpowder was originally made in the Tang dynasty by the alchemists. Gunpowder was used for a lot of things like guns, fiery arrows, rockets and nukes. The chinese had made a barrow of arrows that burst out with the power of gunpowder. China started invading other countries and won with their invention gunpowder! Soon no one wanted to face china army because they were op (op means overpowered).Gunpowder had effected wars because china was the only ones with guns. The other countries couldn’t do any to china they were too powerful for them. China started taking over other countries so they could expand their army. China made other countries give them goods and weapons and made them slaves too. The slaves had to build the great wall of china so no one got the idea of leaving or entering the great wall of china.Gunpowder was created in the tang dynasty by the alchemists. The chinese army was able to make and shoot guns with gunpowder! They made cannons, guns, and fire crackers. The chinese alchemists made gunpowder by a helpful mistake they were trying to make a potion for life. Gunpowder was used for a lot more things. Gunpowder was a very important invention to the chinese and to modern day people.